- College/University: Dakota County Technical College
- Award: Diploma
- Credits: 45
- Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
- Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Certified
About this Program
Studenst will prepare to join the work force as safe and knowledgeable apprentices, ready to serve the electrical power industry. Students are given extensive hands-on experience building power lines. Both overhead and underground techniques are presented and practiced. The instruction involves classroom and outdoor, hands-on activities related to overhead and underground lines. Campus facilities for instruction include a large outdoor training field that features pole climbing, line construction, bucket-truck operations and the use of powerline construction trucks for erecting power lines. Related overhead line work and operation of underground equipment is also involved.
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